Monthly Archives: January 2016

Fergus Falls – 57, Alexandria – 49

January 28 On the day I received my diploma for completing the winter quarter of senior college with a perfect attendance record, our Cardinal boys’ basketball team were hosting the conference leading Fergus Falls Otters. [Somewhere in this Cardinal fan … Continue reading

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Girls’ Hockey Senior Night

January 26 Let’s get right to it . . . It was the last home game of the regular season against dreaded conference and section rivals, the Fergus Falls Otters. [When we walked in, the JV was leading 7 – … Continue reading

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Boys Play Sports Too? Who Knew?

January 21 Our Cardinals were coming in on a mini-hot streak.  But the opponent was the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles, the defending section champ and undefeated in the conference so far this year.  This was the Cards chance for a … Continue reading

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River Lakes – 4, Cardinals – 2

When there is a scheduling conflict between a girls’ hockey game and a girls’ basketball game, I’ll generally opt for what I think will be the more competitive game.  Since Kohler’s cagers have been laying waste to their conference competition, … Continue reading

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High School Girls Rule the Day

When the temperature is double digits below zero, what better way to spend an entire afternoon and evening than with high school girls excelling at their crafts? [Josie Nelson performing at Carlos Creek Winery on Saturday.  Though still just a … Continue reading

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A Trip Down Memory Interstate Highway System

The Strib recently reported that Minnesota’s major sports teams were a combined 0 -13 for 2016.  So, I thought maybe everybody could use a little sports cheer up . . . and the Super wanted me to help rearranging (i.e., … Continue reading

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Alexandria – 59, Sauk Rapids-Rice – 17

January 12, 2016 Full disclosure:  I had every intention on going to the boy/girl hockey doubleheader against Willmar on this evening but academia got in the way.  After senior college I made a mad dash to the RCC to discover … Continue reading

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